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Waxman, Franz 1906-1967

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Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

104 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professional photographer L.B. "Jeff" Jeffries, becomes obsessed with watching the private dramas of his neighbors while confined to a wheelchair with a broken leg. When he suspects that a salesman may have murdered his nagging, invalid wife, Jeffries enlists the help of his stunning socialite girlfriend to investigate the suspicious chain of events
Sunset Boulevard by Billy Wilder( Visual )

60 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A harsh look at Hollywood in which an aging silent-movie queen makes a tragic attempt to return to stardom
The Philadelphia story by George Cukor( Visual )

46 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sophisticated screwball comedy, rife with smart dialogue, the Philadelphia Story centers on the society event of the season: the second marriage of icy, judgmental, moneyed socialite Tracy Lord to nouveau riche George Kittredge. Her first husband, suave and devilish C.K. Dexter Haven, complicates matters by finagling wedding invitations for incognito reporter Mike Connor and his photographer Liz Imbrie, to do a tell-all exposé. But Haven's motives for giving the tabloid access to Tracy's big day may not be as mercenary and mean-spirited as they first appear
A place in the sun by George Stevens( Visual )

26 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor young man is determined to win a place in respectable society and the heart of a beautiful socialite. A factory girl has dark secret that threatens his professional and romantic prospects. Consumed with fear and desire, he is ultimately driven to a desperate act of passion that unravels his world forever
Rebecca by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

66 editions published between 1940 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vacationing young lady meets, falls in love with, and marries handsome and wealthy widower Maxim de Winter. He takes his new bride home to his estate, Manderley. But the new Mrs. de Winter finds her married life dominated by the sinister, almost spectral influence of Maxim's late wife, Rebecca, who still rules from beyond the grave
Suspicion by Alfred Hitchcock( Visual )

49 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hitchcock suspense story about a woman who thinks her husband may be trying to murder her
Woman of the year by George Stevens( Visual )

13 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this excursion into the battle of the sexes, Tracy plays Sam Craig, the down-to-earth sportswriter of the New York Chronicle. As Tess Harding, the paper's bright international columnist, Hepburn makes his life miserable. As soon as they start taking swipes at each other in their columns, there is little peace between them. In the office and in the bedroom the squabbling continues, until their problems are overcome by their deep love for each other
A day at the races by Sam Wood( Visual )

6 editions published between 1937 and 2001 in English and German and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor Hackenbush, Tony, and Stuffy try and save Judy's farm by winning a big horse race. The doctor runs into some problems. The doctor runs a high priced clinic for the well-off who do not have a clue that he has a degree in Veterinary Medicine
The Spirit of St. Louis by Billy Wilder( Visual )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en hechos reales esta película narra la gran hazaña del primer hombre que atravesó el océano atlántico de N.Y. a París a los mandos de un avión en el año 1927. Tras cambiar su motocicleta y un puñado de dólares por un viejo y destartalado biplano. Charles A. Lindergh, un joven entusiasta de la aviación, se gana la vida con la mayor de sus pasiones, volar. Participa en ferias y festivales, reparte correo urgente y hasta imparte clases de aviación para ganarse la vida, hasta que se entera de que un entusiasta neoyorkino ofrece 25.000 dólares a áquel que primero cruce volando el atlántico
Rudyard Kipling's Captains courageous by Victor Fleming( Visual )

11 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rich brat falls overboard at sea, he's rescued by a Portuguese fishing boat, and eventually forms a bond with one of the crewmen
Rebecca by Franz Waxman( )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Run silent, run deep by Helene Hegemann( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The line of command breaks down in a sub that is stalking a Japanese destroyer that sank the captain's former command
The nun's story by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of a young nun working in Congo in world War II. she is leaving when she finds she cannot love her enemies
Peyton Place by Mark Robson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allison MacKenzie looks back on life in the New England town where she grew up around the time of Pearl Harbor. Beneath the town's placid god-fearing exterior lay any number of dark secrets
Stalag 17 by Billy Wilder( Visual )

33 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War II, a group of American POWs are imprisoned the German POW camp: Stalag 17. When two prisoners are killed during an escape attempt, they suspect the opportunistic Holden of being the spy in their midst
Mister Roberts by John Ford( Visual )

12 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fonda stars as a WWII supply ship officer itching to get into the fight
Fury by Fritz Lang( Visual )

16 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once decent man becomes ruthless and bitter when he's falsely accused of a crime and becomes a target for a lynch mob. He escapes, but refuses to let his survival be known, so his attackers can be charged with murder
Night and the city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

18 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-bit London hustler Harry Fabian aches for a life of ease and plenty. Trailed by an inglorious history of go-nowhere schemes, he stumbles upon a chance of a lifetime in the form of legendary wrestler Gregorius the Great. But there is no easy money in this underworld of shifting alliances, bottomless graft, and pummeled flesh, and soon Fabian learns the horrible price of his ambition
Dark passage by Delmer Daves( Visual )

41 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vincent Parry, a man unjustly accused of murdering his wife, escapes from San Quentin and sets out to clear his name; but, he needs the help of someone he can trust. He finds both help and love in Irene, a San Francisco artist who is convinced he's innocent
Sayonara orchestral suites by Franz Waxman( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The Philadelphia story
Alternative Names
d’Alba, José, 1906-1967

d'Alba, José, 1906-1967

Franz Waxman amerykański kompozytor muzyki filmowej

Franz Waxman compositeur de musique de films, chef d'orchestre

Franz Waxman compositore tedesco naturalizzato statunitense

Franz Waxman Duits componist (1906-1967)

Franz Waxman German film composer

Franz Waxman tysk komponist

Franz Waxman tysk kompositör

Vaksman, F. 1906-1967

Wachsmann, F.

Wachsmann, F. (Franz), 1906-1967

Wachsmann Franz 1906-1967

Waxman, F. 1906-1967

Waxman, F. (Franz), 1906-1967

Waxman Franck 1906-1967

Waxman Frank 1906-1967

Waxman, Franz

Waxman, Franz 1906-1967

Waxmann, Franz 1906-1967

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